Employment Help

The Cuba Library wants to help job seekers in their search for employment.  For valuable tips for resumes, interviews, and employment websites, check out these helpful links:

Allegany County Government Site
The Allegany County government website offers links to a variety of employment resources, including job search websites, employment agencies, and direct links to employers in the region. Contact information is also available for their American Job Center site in Belmont.

New York State Department of Labor

The New York State government Department of Labor website provides information about state labor laws, assistance with job searches & training, labor market data & statistics, and allows users to apply online for unemployment benefits.

O*NET OnLine
Unsure about what you want to do or what type of education or experience is necessary for a career you are interested, check out O*NET OnLine website made for the U.S. Department of Labor.  This comprehensive website has an aptitude test and a detailed description of different careers, their outlooks, and the skills necessary for each.

GCF LearnFree.org
Created by the Goodwill Community Foundation International, Learn Free.org provides free tutorials for a plethora of subjects including computer basics, mathematics, job searching, and reading.  This website can help anyone with any skill level.

My Next Move
Created by the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration, My Next Move.org is a helpful site for figuring out what you want to do as a career and what you have to do to reach your career goals.

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Additionally, library staff is available for individualized computer, technological and job searching help. Monday with Shauna 3-4, Tuesday with Tina 10-11, Wednesday with Rylee 6-7, and Thursday with Cherilyn 1-2. If you would like to meet with a library staff member, please schedule a time during these hours.